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Technical Trainer

Plastipak Packaging Inc. East Longmeadow ,MA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Plastipak Packaging is a global industry leader in the design, manufacturing, and recycling of plastic rigid containers. Our list of customers include some of the worlds most recognized and respected brands such as Procter & Gamble, Kraft Foods and Pepsi, just to name a few. Our commitment to our employees is demonstrated in numerous awards for innovation, environmental sustainability, and corporate citizenship.

Plastipak follows industry leading protocols to address COVID-19, including regular disinfection, electrostatic cleaning and temperature sensing kiosks at most locations.  We strictly adhere to all CDC guidelines to provide a safe working environment for our associates and visitors; including face coverings, social distancing, and hand sanitizer stations.

Named one of America's Best Employers in Michigan by Forbes in 2020, ​ Plastipak offers many great benefits, including:

  • MEDICAL, DENTAL AND VISION INSURANCE
  • PAID TIME OFF (PTO) AND COMPANY HOLIDAYS
  • PART TIME AND FULL TIME OPPORTUNITIES
  • 401(K) AND PROFIT SHARING PLAN WITH COMPANY MATCH
  • TUITION ASSISTANCE
  • COMPANY PAID LIFE INSURANCE AND DISABILITY
  • DEPENDENT CARE FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT
  • TELEMEDICINE
  • PET INSURANCE
  • TECHNICAL SKILLS TRAINING
  • LEADERSHIP TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
  • REFERRAL BONUS PROGRAM

In order to process your job application, Plastipak collects and stores the personal information that you submit via this website. Please refer to Plastipak’s Privacy Policy to understand how Plastipak uses and protects the information that you provide. 

Plastipak is an equal opportunity employer.

Position Description:

Responsible for planning, coordination and directing associate and staff development to help them acquire the knowledge and skills set forth in the pre-designed training materials such as videos, study guides, skill blocks and other training aids.  Also qualifies associates on task performance in specific areas; and enrolls them in any outside training they require for safe, efficient performance and growth.

Responsibilities:

  • Schedule, coordinate and conduct skill block training, on-the-job training, health and safety practices, and management changes and adaptations in policy for associates.
  • Train and certify all production associates on forklift utilization.
  • Schedule CPR and First Aid training for associates.
  • Schedule and/or conduct any in-house or outside technical training as necessary to promote the growth and success of associate.
  • Provide Corporate with necessary reports on the status of training. 
  • Participate in special projects.
  • Confer with members of Steering Team to determine training needs within their respective departments.
  • Organize and develop training manuals, reference library, testing and evaluation procedures, visual aids and other educational materials for plant specific training needs.
  • Train associates, appraise performance, reward and discipline associates and address complaints and resolve problems.
  • Conduct weekly Team Meetings.
  • Reports any food safety issues to personnel with authority to initiate action.
  • Responsible for maintaining ISO Standards.
  • Other projects and responsibilities may be added at the company’s discretion.

Requirements:

  • Must have 2-4 year degree in Industrial Technology or other related field; or 2-5 years of experience in a related field with strong technical skills.
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must have an excellent safety and attendance record.
  • Strong inter-personal skills and must be able to work well independently.
  • Good written, verbal, organizational and computer skills.
  • The ability to multi-task, prioritize and take direction from multiple managers.

Why should you apply?

You may be eligible for:

  • MEDICAL, DENTAL AND VISION INSURANCE
  • PAID TIME OFF (PTO) AND COMPANY HOLIDAYS
  • PART TIME AND FULL TIME OPPORTUNITIES
  • 401(K) AND PROFIT SHARING PLAN WITH COMPANY MATCH
  • TUITION ASSISTANCE
  • COMPANY PAID LIFE INSURANCE AND DISABILITY
  • DEPENDENT CARE FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT
  • TELEMEDICINE
  • PET INSURANCE
  • TECHNICAL SKILLS TRAINING
  • LEADERSHIP TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
  • REFERRAL BONUS PROGRAM

Plastipak Packaging Inc.

Address

East Longmeadow, MA
01028 USA